Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Printing and exporting the map to a file, part of Learning ArcGIS.
…The final destination for many maps is some sort of printed output.…Whether it's for inclusion in a report, printed at standard letter size on an…office laser printer, or a reference sized…wall poster printed on a large format plotter.…ArcMap gives you lots of options for how…to handle preparing your map for the final print.…We've briefly seen the print and page settings…window when we were preparing our initial layout view.…And that's a key component of setting up the map for printing.…So, let's go back to that.…It's in the File menu, Page and Print Set-up here.…Now, we can see the current printer for this computer.…Set up as a letter-size page to print in a portrait orientation.…
The map layout that we have set up down here in the…bottom is set up to a letter page but at landscape orientation.…We can see a representation of this over here on the right.…Where the printer paper is this sheet here in the…background, and the map layout is this element right over here.…We can see that it doesn't all fit on the same page, and so we're going to have a…
- Understanding vector vs. raster data
- Modifying metadata
- Adding data to a map
- Importing data from online providers
- Labeling features
- Joining data
- Clipping data to a study area
- Working with map layouts
- Creating a legend
- Printing and exporting the map to a file
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Exploring Geospatial Data
3. Organizing the Map
4. Creating Data
5. Finishing the Map
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